Love Parade

  1. Love Parade A Year Later: Memorialized But No Prosecutions, Concert Industry Reforms

    July 28, 2011 11:19 AM EDT BERLIN - Over 2.200 witnesses may have been questioned by the police, but the question of responsibility a year after the Love Parade tragedy in Germany's Duisburg (North Rhine-Westphalia) on July 24th 2010 in which 21 died and over 500 were ...

  2. Love Parade Follow-Up: Why Little Has Changed in German Concert Industry

    March 21, 2011 11:41 AM EDT 's Love Parade: Many German concert promoters believe the industry is sufficiently regulated. (Photo: Getty Images) Very little has changed in Germany's concert industry since the tragic events of July 24, 2010 when 21 people died an ...

  3. DJs Unite For Charity Love Parade Track

    September 03, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Paul Oakenfold, Armin van Buuren and Paul van Dyk have collaborated on a new track, "Remember Love," in response to the tragedy at the German dance festival Love Parade in July. Twenty-one people died and more than 500 were injured durin ...

  4. Death Threats For Mayor After Love Parade Disaster

    August 19, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Following the Love Parade disaster on July 24 in Duisburg, mayor Adolf Sauerland said that he has received multiple death threats. The crowd stampede at the free dance event in Duisburg caused the death of 21 people and left 500 injured. A memoria ...

  5. Germany Holds Love Parade Memorial

    August 02, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Hundreds of mourners attended an emotional memorial service in the German town of Duisburg this weekend for victims of the Love Parade festival. German President Christian Wulff and Chancellor Angela Merkel were among the dignitaries who attended ...

  6. Death Toll From Love Parade Crush Rises To 21

    July 28, 2010 12:00 AM EDT German prosecutors say the death toll from a crush at last weekend's Love Parade techno festival has risen to 21 after a young woman died from her injuries. Duisburg prosecutors' spokesman Rolf Haferkamp said on Wednesday that the 25-yea ...

  7. Love Parade Death Toll Rises To 20

    July 27, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The number of people who died at the German Love Parade festival has risen to 20, police have confirmed. The latest victim, a 21-year-old German woman, died as a result of her injuries in hospital late yesterday (July 26). Authorities confirmed th ...

  8. Shock, Blame After Deaths At German Festival

    July 26, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Throngs of techno fans followed the floats, the dancers and the throbbing music to the festival venue: an old freight railway station that local media estimated could handle 300,000 people. German media reported that as many as 1.4 million people ...

  9. German Police Defend Safety Steps At Music Fest

    July 25, 2010 12:00 AM EDT German police defended how they handled security at a massive techno music festival that ended with 19 people dead and more than 300 injured in a stampede on Saturday but gave few clues as to how the tragedy occurred. In a news conference on Sunda ...

  10. Stampede At German 'Love Parade' Kills 19

    July 25, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The death toll from a stampede at a "Love Parade" techno music festival in Germany rose to 19 on Sunday and police pursued an investigation into how the mass panic occurred. Investigators and organizers scheduled a news conference for 10 ...

  11. Loveparade Dances Away From Berlin

    June 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Loveparade -- which claims to be the biggest dance music event in the world -- is waltzing off from Berlin after 18 years in the city. Event organisers claim local authorities were unwilling to pick up the tab for rubbish disposal and were also ke ...

  12. Berlin: Music City

    April 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT When David Bowie moved to the divided city of Berlin in 1976, he joined 2 million inhabitants of what was effectively an island surrounded by the communist German Democratic Republic. This particular contrast between east and west left such an imp ...

  13. Berlin's Love Parade Dances On

    July 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Around 500,000 dance music fans on Saturday (July 15) attended Berlin's "Love Parade" street party, which returned after a two-year hiatus. Around 500,000 dance music fans on Saturday (July 15) attended Berlin's "Love Para ...

  14. Berlin's Love Parade Dances On

    July 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Around 500,000 dance music fans on Saturday (July 15) attended Berlin's "Love Parade" street party, which returned after a two-year hiatus. Around 500,000 dance music fans on Saturday (July 15) attended Berlin's "Love Para ...

  15. Berlin To Revive Love Parade

    February 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST Berlin's Love Parade will go ahead this summer after a two-year break. The dance music street festival will take place on July 15, less than a week after the German capital hosts the final of the socc Berlin's Love Parade will go ahead t ...

  16. Berlin To Revive Love Parade

    February 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST Berlin's Love Parade will go ahead this summer after a two-year break. The dance music street festival will take place on July 15, less than a week after the German capital hosts the final of the socc Berlin's Love Parade will go ahead t ...

  17. Love Parade Will Miss Berlin in 2004

    May 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The annual Love Parade will skip Berlin this year after organizers failed to raise the necessary funds. This year's street party was scheduled to take place in the German capital on July 10. The annual Love Parade will skip Berlin this year a ...

  18. Love Parade Will Miss Berlin in 2004

    May 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The annual Love Parade will skip Berlin this year after organizers failed to raise the necessary funds. This year's street party was scheduled to take place in the German capital on July 10. The annual Love Parade will skip Berlin this year a ...